Lymphatic Drainage and Massage Specialists

 

 

Hans Lutters

Senior Massage & Lymphatic Therapist, Director

  • Diploma in Massage Therapy, NGS, Nijmegen, The Netherlands 2004
  • Diploma in Manual Lymphatic Drainage (Vodder), NGS, Nijmegen, The Netherlands 2006
  • Accredited Provider for professional carded athletes, High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ)
  • Accredited Provider for professional carded athletes, New Zealand Olymic Committee (NZOC)
  • Member of Massage Association NZ (MNZ) and Australian Lymphoedema Association (ALA)
  • Member of the New Zealand Core Health Team, Common Wealth Games Glasgow 2014
  • Member of the New Zealand Core Health Team Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016
  • Member of the New Zealand Core Health Team, Common Wealth Games Gold Coast 2018
  • Member of the New Zealand Core Health Team, Olympic Games Tokyo 2020/2021
  • Teacher of Manual Lymphatic Drainage Level I & Level II
  • Specialising in (sports) injury prevention and injury management, Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Chronic Pain Relief

 

Dianne Hiini

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Background

 

 

Isabelle Cole

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Bachelor of Health Science in Neuromuscular Therapy (Level 7) New Zealand’s College of Massage
  • Diploma of Health Science in Sports Therapy (Level 6) New Zealand College of Massage
  • Diploma in Health Science in Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Auckland
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

 

Background

Isabelle graduated with a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Neuromuscular Massage in 2018. She has had experience working with professional sports teams such as Australians Wallabies, Brisbane Broncos and other NRL teams, British Lions and International Woman’s Netball teams from 2015-2019 when touring New Zealand. Isabelle joined our team when relocating from Auckland in 2020 and extended her skill set in completing the Level 1 and Level 2 Hands On MLD courses. Isabelle has a passion for improving movement, independence and overall well-being through her massage and MLD practice.

Outside of the clinic, Isabelle enjoys weight lifting, watching her partner play cricket, playing tennis and being close to the beach.

 

 

 

Ben Robertson

Massage Therapist

  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage, Christchurch, 2017
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch 2016
  • Attendance workshop Sports Massage, High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ)
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Sports achievements;

  • Competed in National Elite Road Cycling Championships 2011 - 2015
  • Part of Benchmark Homes Elite Cycling Team 2010 – 2015
  • 1st Timaru Classic, Calder Stewart Elite Cycle Series 2016
  • 1st Round Brunner Elite Cycle Race 2013
  • 4th Le Race Elite Cycle Race 2014

 

Josh Dowdle

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage, Christchurch 2016
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch 2015
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch 2019
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Background

Josh graduated from Otago Polytechnic in 2011 with a Diploma in Personal Training and has been working in gyms ever since. He loves helping people improve the way they move. However, wanting to develop a more hands on treatment skillset to accompany his movement background, Josh went back to study and completed a Massage Therapy Diploma in 2016. In 2019 he extended his skill set again by completing the Hands On level I and II MLD courses.

Outside of the Health and Wellness arena, Josh’s passions include cooking (and eating), travel, and raising a young family.

 

Shannon Wilson

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Diploma in Sport, London UK, 2014
  • Certificate in Gym Instructing, London UK, 2014
  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Distinction), NZ College of Massage, Christchurch 2017
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch 2017
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch 2018
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Background

Fitness and gym, weight lifting

 

Wendy Carpenter

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Background

Zoe Coleman

Massage & Lymphatic Therapist

  • Diploma in Health Science Therapeutic Massage (Merit), NZ College of Massage
  • Certificate of Massage, New Zealand College of Massage, Christchurch
  • Hands On Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course, Christchurch
  • Member of Massage Association New Zealand (MNZ)

Background

Lejorben Lutters

Business Manager / Director